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  • Paul Taylor Dance Competition – John Harnage

    Paul Taylor Dance Competition – John Harnage

    Hear Juilliard student John Harnage tell us why he wanted to be chosen for the summer training program at the Paul Taylor Dance Company. As it turned out John earned one of the coveted spots. He was selected as a winner and received a full scholarship for the intensive, four-week program in July, 2011. In watching John’s video you can see why he was chosen. Such beautiful technique and a heart beating with obvious love for modern dance.. Congratulations, John! […]

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  • The Paul Taylor Dance Company – aux Etés de la Danse Festival in 2012

    The Paul Taylor Dance Company – aux Etés de la Danse Festival in 2012

    The Paul Taylor Dance Company at the Summers of Dance in 2012 at the Theatre National de Chaillot across from the Eiffel Tower. The Paul Taylor Dance Company shared the spotlight this particular summer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The fine details and professional quality crafting of this 11-inch Figure Male Ballet Dancer Saute Basque Gift Collectible make this a gorgeous gift that anyone would be delighted to receive… or an item you can feel proud to own […]

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  • Paul Taylor – Cascade and Brief Encounters (Excerpts)

    Paul Taylor – Cascade and Brief Encounters (Excerpts)

    Precision of movement yet with grace and ease best describes this brief excerpt from this dress rehearsal of Cascade. I especially enjoyed the way the choreography, set to Bach, reflected the style of the music. In the except from Brief Encounters men and women dressed in black underwear dance to music by Debussy. They move as if nymphs and their male counterparts. It starts out light and lively then toward the end evolves into a more serious tone making you […]

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  • The Fifth Movement Of Paul Taylor’s Esplanade

    The Fifth Movement Of Paul Taylor’s Esplanade

    In the fifth movement Paul Taylor’s Esplanade, prepare to be entranced by the spontaneous, yet beautifully controlled movements of the dancers. The movements are at the same time both flowing and strong as the dancers run, slide, jump, leap, and fall in almost continuous motion. The complete and unquestioned trust the partners have in one another is inspiring, uplifting, and freeing. Much like the master of choreography himself, Paul Taylor’s autobiography has it all. You see not only the story […]

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  • Paul Taylor Dance Company – Promethean Fire

    Paul Taylor Dance Company – Promethean Fire

    Paul Taylor’s technique is characterized by the use of natural gestures we use throughout the day. Rather than using specific dance movements, he uses body language to express emotions and the complexities of human interactions. In Taylor’s choreography he addresses issues such as sexuality, morality, war and spirituality but also brings warmth and excitement to his masterpieces. The founder of one of the first American modern dance companies to tour America, Taylor, now in his 80s, continues to this day […]

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